Cielo Restaurant

4.6
1439 reviews
£25 and under
Italian
Cielo, regarded as one of Birmingham’s finest Italian restaurants, can also boast a very exclusive address. Located at the prestigious and award-winning Brindleyplace development, cielo offers a complete dining experience, including al fresco dining overlooking the picuresque Oozells Square.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 1439 People Are Saying
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RudoM
1 review
Dined 16 hours ago
Overall2food5service2ambience5

Great food but the service could be better. They ask if everything is ok but if you have an issue they seem to be completely uninterested in solving it. Like why are you even asking if you’re not going to do anything about it? My girlfriend’s cocktail had too much ice in it making it so and watered down and when she pointed this out instead of replacing they just shrugged it off 🤷🏾‍♀️ that was after asking if we were happy with everything. Could be better. So only giving it 3 stars.

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Eva1
Birmingham
1 review
Dined 16 hours ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such a lovely restaurant. The staff welcomed us warmly and made sure our experience was the best it could possibly be. There was a delay in bringing our drinks so they put them on the house which was very kind and generous. The food is absolutely amazing. I would really recommend this restaurant.

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Helenmc
Birmingham
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had the bottomless Prosecco and even on a fixed menu there was plenty of choice. The food was fabulous and the glasses were frequently refilled. Had a great night

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Clarky
London
5 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and attentive service as always, would definitely recommend

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Devina
Warwickshire
3 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food2service3ambience3

I have already emailed the restaurant with my complaints. Very disappointed at what was meant to be a special birthday meal. The food was below standard compared to other dining experiences elsewhere. Lack of flavour, unbattered calamari, overdone duck, tasteless duck bon bon, no seasoning. The skin on the duck was still fatty, not crispy at all. Food not matching the menu, peaches not caramelised seemed like they were straight out of a tin. No liquer taste in the tiramasu. For the prices charged, we expected the food to be a lot better. Very disappointed.

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TONYR
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Cielo serve excellent fayre
The meal was exceptional and the service matched the food
It was a memorable lunch because of the quality of the food rather than the occasion
Scallops perfectly cooked and presented and lamb that melted in the mouth
The wine list although limited in choice was interesting and the Cabernet Sauvignon that was served with the meal was an extremely good wine at a reasonable price

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KrisBillingham
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 10 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Myself, my partner and my Nan enjoyed a gorgeous Sunday lunch at Cielo on Sunday and the food and service were exceptional as previously experienced at this establishment. The Sunday lunch is excellent value for the quality and portion size of the food provided and I cannot recommend them enough. The service was exceptional they couldn't do enough to please us! Cannot wait to go back!

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GeraldineE
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall4food4service2ambience4

The food was good. However the service was not, plates were not cleared before the next course arrived. At no stage during the meal we’re we asked if our food was satisfactory.
The restaurant is nice with a good ambiance and is very good value for money.

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Lizzie
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall3food5service2ambience3

The food was excellent but a reduced level of service detracted somewhat from the overall experience. Unfortunately there was another extremely loud party in the restaurant at the same time, which was a little unexpected with a late afternoon/ early evening booking, and the acoustics of the venue did nothing to absorb this. We were eventually crowded out of the restaurant by another large party that encroached on our table space. Would highly recommend purely based on the food which was delicious.

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MargaretP
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First visit. Food excellent and the staff were very friendly.

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KatherineS
1 review
Dined on 6 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely place and fabulous food! We would definitely go here again.

JW
JamesW
1 review
Dined on 4 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service I would recommended this restaurant

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andreww
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Arrived to be told they do not have any meat dishes never got a a call or anything what a wasted journey will never visit here again.

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VanessaG
London
2 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sunday lunch with my son who only eats Spaghetti Bolognese, and my mother in law, to celebrate her birthday.
This place ticks ALL the boxes, the picky eater got the best spaghetti bolognese he’s has ever had, according to him, I’m a bit offended, and my mother in law and I both thought our roast beef was fantastic. More than enough food although we still had desert which was, in my case, a tiramisu that was not too large and not too small, and like everything else we had, absolutely beautifully presented.
Lovely service and everything we ate tasted as good as it looked. We will definitely return when we next visit my son.

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Ramon
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really friendly staff and great food. We will certainly repeat!

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OpenTable Diner
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brilliant food and service. Highly recommended

KM
KasM
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome service, great food, location, great dining experience

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LJTH
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was always my favourite restaurant when I lived in Birmingham. Having recently returned to the UK I was delighted to find it is still open and as fabulous as I remembered. Friendly, efficient service, fantastic food and lovely ambience. Can't wait to be back in the area to visit again.

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RhysW
1 review
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

brecheta starters are top notch, Penne chorizo was sublime, staff very nice and friendly, didn't have to wait to be seen, food came at the right time, place is really nice too 10/10 would scran again

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StephenS
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food service and wine would recommend to everyone.

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CarolineJ
London
2 reviews
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food and service, the mozzarella and tomato starter was lovely and the seafood linguine was fabulous

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PatR
Birmingham
2 reviews
Dined on 26 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Fewer customers than usual so quiet and also less atmospheric than usual.

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DominicH
London
1 review
Dined on 25 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is a top place to eat and chat with excellent welcoming staff, great food and a lovely atmosphere. Go and try it you will not be let down

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RachelB
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 25 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely atmosphere and friendly service. A great place to go before a concert or show.

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MartinaL
Birmingham
2 reviews
Dined on 25 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and atmosphere. Definitely recommend

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AnthonyW
1 review
Dined on 18 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely excellent. Wonderful food and our waitress was lovely. Really helpful and friendly

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 17 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our second visit and it was just as wonderful as the 1st time we went. The staff are attentive without being overbearing. They're friendly and knowledgeable. The food was faultless and the wine exceptional.

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DarrenH
1 review
Dined on 13 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved everything about this place. Great food - fantastic wine and friendly service. We all enjoyed our visit to Cielo

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 12 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very tasty food and excellent service. Great value too.

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KellyR
London
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good restaurant - the food was tasty and service very good.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful evening for our anniversary. Katerina looked after us and was so welcoming. Food was lovely, will be returning.

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AbigailW
1 review
Dined on 4 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic food, impeccable service and a beautiful restaurant. Can’t wait to go back!

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GeorgiaP
London
1 review
Dined on 30 August 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Wasn’t even open! Ridiculous

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LisaB
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Anniversary

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LiamR
Liverpool
1 review
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food, fantastic service, 10/10 would highly recommend

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lesliel
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service. Polite staff. Good food. Very clean. Nice decor

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Dobs
London
3 reviews
Dined on 28 August 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Overcharged by £50-60 on the final bill. Would not return!

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MichaelS
Birmingham
2 reviews
Dined on 28 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect meal for a first anniversary staff were excellent

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SuhailaQ
1 review
Dined on 28 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

I have been here twice now. Always had fantastic food and excellent service. Nice atmosphere at lunchtime & in the evening. The staff were very attentive and accommodating. Value for money too. Would highly recommend Cielo, and am planning to go again soon.

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Shazbotts
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 28 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely beautiful food, very attentive staff. Definitely would recommend.

FAQs

Cielo Restaurant is rated 4.6 stars by 1439 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.